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Shopping in Seoul, Gangnam Style

Staying near Gangnam for part of our trip, I had to check out the fashion scene there. In case you were living under a rock this year, Gangnam is the … Continue reading

June 25, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dreams come true at Luxury Garage Sale

On our mother-daughter Chicago trip we wanted to find some new places to shop beyond the usual Michigan Avenue fare. My sister researched online and found this, from Racked: The … Continue reading

April 27, 2013 · Leave a comment

Just out of the box…

Long after the steady stream of Christmas packages dried up, along comes a box carrying just the thing to brighten up a case of the Januaries: {Darissa sequin blazer from … Continue reading

January 19, 2013 · Leave a comment

iPad cases as fashion statements

I avoided succumbing to the siren song of the iPad for years. The main reason, beyond that it is so expensive, was that I was afraid if I got one … Continue reading

January 11, 2013 · 2 Comments

Month two of my giving challenge

It’s been a while, friends, but yeah, I’m still here. And yes, my challenge to get my spending in line with my values is still on! Happy to report that … Continue reading

October 4, 2012 · Leave a comment

Regrets, I’ve had a few…

And most of them are hanging around my closet!  Actually, I’m only half-joking, because in talking not long ago with some friends about what we might regret from our past, … Continue reading

September 17, 2012 · Leave a comment

What the what?

These fashion don’ts spotted recently at the infamous Mall of America need little commentary. Clown socks, floods, dark sneakers?? Pajama-like outfits in public? Almost makes you long for the Juicy … Continue reading

June 26, 2012 · Leave a comment

Don’t stop ’til you get enough

Welcoming the start of summer are MAJOR spring sales at The Big 4 (Nordstrom, Neimans, Barneys, and online only retailer net-a-porter). I love shopping these sales as it is, but lately … Continue reading

May 30, 2012 · Leave a comment

Mother’s Day surprises

Some moms might choose breakfast in bed, some prefer dinner out, jewelry, or even an afternoon at the spa. I’d enjoy all of those, and have in the past six … Continue reading

May 12, 2012 · Leave a comment

Neiman Marcus and Barneys spring sales

It’s the most wonderful time of the year… no, not Christmas, but spring, and the big sales are on! Check these out: Neiman Marcus: First Day Sale (today only online, … Continue reading

May 9, 2012 · Leave a comment